U+851A was added to Unicode in version 1.1 (1993). It belongs to the block CJK Unified Ideographs in the Basic Multilingual Plane.

This character is a Other Letter and is mainly used in the Han script. The Unihan Database defines it as luxuriant, thick; ornamental. Its Pīnyīn pronunciation is wèi.

The glyph is not a composition. It has a Wide East Asian Width. In bidirectional context it acts as Left To Right and is not mirrored. In text U+851A behaves as Ideographic regarding line breaks. It has type OLetter for sentence and Other for word breaks. The Grapheme Cluster Break is Any.


System Representation
UTF-8 E8 94 9A
UTF-16 85 1A
UTF-32 00 00 85 1A
URL-Quoted %E8%94%9A
HTML-Escape 蔚
Wrong windows-1252 Mojibake 蔚
Encoding: EUC-KR (hex bytes) EA A5
Encoding: JIS0208 (hex bytes) B1 B6
Pīnyīn wèi
IRG_GSource G0-4E35
IRG_HSource HB1-
IRG_JSource J0-3136
IRG_KSource K0-6A25
IRG_TSource T1-6E54
BigFive BDAB
CCCII 21556B
CNS1986 1-6E54
CNS1992 1-6E54
EACC 21556B
GB0 4621
GB1 4621
Jis0 1722
KSC0 7405
MainlandTelegraph 5588
TaiwanTelegraph 5588
Xerox 260:347


Complete Record

Property Value
Age (age) 1.1
Unicode Name (na) CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-851A
Unicode 1 Name (na1)
Block (blk) CJK
General Category (gc) Other Letter
Script (sc) Han
Bidirectional Category (bc) Left To Right
Combining Class (ccc) Not Reordered
Decomposition Type (dt) None
Decomposition Mapping (dm) 蔚
Lowercase (Lower)
Simple Lowercase Mapping (slc) 蔚
Lowercase Mapping (lc) 蔚
Uppercase (Upper)
Simple Uppercase Mapping (suc) 蔚
Uppercase Mapping (uc) 蔚
Simple Titlecase Mapping (stc) 蔚
Titlecase Mapping (tc) 蔚
Case Folding (cf) 蔚
ASCII Hex Digit (AHex)
Alphabetic (Alpha)
Bidi Control (Bidi_C)
Bidi Mirrored (Bidi_M)
Bidi Paired Bracket (bpb) 蔚
Bidi Paired Bracket Type (bpt) None
Cased (Cased)
Composition Exclusion (CE)
Case Ignorable (CI)
Full Composition Exclusion (Comp_Ex)
Changes When Casefolded (CWCF)
Changes When Casemapped (CWCM)
Changes When NFKC Casefolded (CWKCF)
Changes When Lowercased (CWL)
Changes When Titlecased (CWT)
Changes When Uppercased (CWU)
Dash (Dash)
Deprecated (Dep)
Default Ignorable Code Point (DI)
Diacritic (Dia)
East Asian Width (ea) Wide
Extender (Ext)
FC NFKC Closure (FC_NFKC) 蔚
Grapheme Cluster Break (GCB) Any
Grapheme Base (Gr_Base)
Grapheme Extend (Gr_Ext)
Hex Digit (Hex)
Hangul Syllable Type (hst) Not Applicable
Hyphen (Hyphen)
ID Continue (IDC)
Ideographic (Ideo)
ID Start (IDS)
IDS Binary Operator (IDSB)
IDS Trinary Operator and (IDST)
Indic Positional Category (InPC) NA
Indic Syllabic Category (InSC) Other
ISO 10646 Comment (isc)
Joining Group (jg) No_Joining_Group
Join Control (Join_C)
Jamo Short Name (JSN)
Joining Type (jt) Non Joining
kIICore (kIICore) AGT
kIRG_GSource (kIRG_GSource) G0-4E35
kIRG_HSource (kIRG_HSource) HB1-
kIRG_JSource (kIRG_JSource) J0-3136
kIRG_KPSource (kIRG_KPSource) KP0-FBA
kIRG_KSource (kIRG_KSource) K0-6A25
kIRG_TSource (kIRG_TSource) T1-6E54
kIRGDaeJaweon (kIRGDaeJaweon) 1517.070
kIRGDaiKanwaZiten (kIRGDaiKanwaZiten) 31805
kIRGHanyuDaZidian (kIRGHanyuDaZidian) 53285.120
kIRGKangXi (kIRGKangXi) 1054.270
kBigFive (kBigFive) BDAB
kCangjie (kCangjie) TSFI
kCantonese (kCantonese) wai3 wat1 wat3
kCCCII (kCCCII) 21556B
kCihaiT (kCihaiT) 1164.403
kCNS1986 (kCNS1986) 1-6E54
kCNS1992 (kCNS1992) 1-6E54
kDaeJaweon (kDaeJaweon) 1517.070
Unihan Definition (kDefinition) luxuriant, thick; ornamental
kEACC (kEACC) 21556B
kFenn (kFenn) 727G
kFennIndex (kFennIndex) 600.07 648.10
kFourCornerCode (kFourCornerCode) 4424.0
kFrequency (kFrequency) 5
kGB0 (kGB0) 4621
kGB1 (kGB1) 4621
kGradeLevel (kGradeLevel) 4
kGSR (kGSR) 0525f
kHangul (kHangul)
kHanYu (kHanYu) 53285.120
kHanyuPinyin (kHanyuPinyin) 53285.120:wèi,yù
kHKGlyph (kHKGlyph) 3524
kJapaneseKun (kJapaneseKun) OTOKOYOMOKI
kJapaneseOn (kJapaneseOn) UTSU I
kJis0 (kJis0) 1722
kKangXi (kKangXi) 1054.270
kKorean (kKorean) WUL WI
kKSC0 (kKSC0) 7405
kMainlandTelegraph (kMainlandTelegraph) 5588
kMandarin (kMandarin) wèi
kMatthews (kMatthews) 7113
kMeyerWempe (kMeyerWempe) 3727c
kMorohashi (kMorohashi) 31805
kPhonetic (kPhonetic) 1429
Radical Stroke Count (Adobe Japan 1-6) (kRSAdobe_Japan1_6) C+1240+140.3.11
Radical Stroke Count (KangXi) (kRSKangXi) 140.11
Radical Stroke Count (Unicode) (kRSUnicode) 140.11
kSBGY (kSBGY) 360.07 475.43
Semantic Variant (kSemanticVariant) 嶎
kTaiwanTelegraph (kTaiwanTelegraph) 5588
kTang (kTang) qiuət
Stroke Number (kTotalStrokes) 14
kXerox (kXerox) 260:347
kXHC1983 (kXHC1983) 1202.040:wèi 1418.100:yù
Line Break (lb) Ideographic
Logical Order Exception (LOE)
Math (Math)
Noncharacter Code Point (NChar)
NFC Quick Check (NFC_QC) Yes
NFD Quick Check (NFD_QC) Yes
NFKC Casefold (NFKC_CF) 蔚
NFKC Quick Check (NFKC_QC) Yes
NFKD Quick Check (NFKD_QC) Yes
Numeric Type (nt) None
Numeric Value (nv) NaN
Other Alphabetic (OAlpha)
Other Default Ignorable Code Point (ODI)
Other Grapheme Extend (OGr_Ext)
Other ID Continue (OIDC)
Other ID Start (OIDS)
Other Lowercase (OLower)
Other Math (OMath)
Other Uppercase (OUpper)
Pattern Syntax (Pat_Syn)
Pattern White Space (Pat_WS)
Quotation Mark (QMark)
Radical (Radical)
Sentence Break (SB) OLetter
Simple Case Folding (scf) 蔚
Script Extension (scx) Han
Soft Dotted (SD)
STerm (STerm)
Terminal Punctuation (Term)
Unified Ideograph (UIdeo)
Variation Selector (VS)
Word Break (WB) Other
White Space (WSpace)
XID Continue (XIDC)
XID Start (XIDS)
Expands On NFC (XO_NFC)
Expands On NFD (XO_NFD)
Expands On NFKC (XO_NFKC)
Expands On NFKD (XO_NFKD)